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CBC returns as bronze sponsor of CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure

Nikia Christie, left, CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure Bahamas representative, is shown with Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC) Marketing Manager, Activations Gabriella Suighi. CBC has returned as a bronze sponsor of the CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure Bahamas event, which is set for October 6. CARIBBEAN BOTTLING COMPANY

Walkers from around New Providence, Grand Bahama, Abaco and Eleuthera are set to take part in this year’s CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure Bahamas event on October 6. Returning as a bronze sponsor is the Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC), set to hydrate athletes with Dasani water during the event.

“We are happy to be on board as a bronze sponsor for the CIBC Walk for the Cure event,” said Nikia Wells, CBC Marketing Manager – Communications. “Our team is happy to do our part to increase breast cancer awareness in The Bahamas, and we support the goal of the CIBC race to assist as many Bahamians impacted by this devastating illness as possible.”

Wells added that the CIBC event is just one way that CBC is supporting Bahamian breast cancer awareness activities. “We will also be returning as a gold sponsor of the Susan G. Komen 5K Race for the Cure and Marathon Bahamas. This will be our seventh year being a sponsor, and it is always exciting to see thousands of people, from all fitness levels, age groups, and backgrounds, taking part, raises funds for breast cancer awareness and pushing themselves on race day.”

The CBC team will keep walkers hydrated during the CIBC Walk for the Cure by handing out Dasani water to participants at the New Providence leg of the event, which will commence at 6:30 a.m. at the Goodman’s Bay Corporate Center on October 6.

Caribbean Bottling Company (Bahamas) Ltd. and its predecessor companies have serviced The Bahamas with Coca-Cola products for over 80 years. With the acquisition of T&C Refreshments in 2013, CBC is now also the distributor for Coca-Cola products in the Turks & Caicos Islands.

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